one of a series of lines (K-series) in the x-ray spectrum of an atom corresponding to radiation (K-radiation) produced by the transition of an electron to the K-shell.
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. a test for syphilis in which the formation of a microscopic precipitate in a mixture of the patient’s serum and an antigen indicates a syphilitic condition.
noun any member of a mythical race in the Star Trek television series and movies, which are humanoid in appearance but have redundant organs and much hair; also, the language of the Klingons
[klahy-nuh-tak-sis] /ˌklaɪ nəˈtæk sɪs/ noun, Biology. 1. a wavering side-to-side motion of the head occurring as an organism moves forward in response to a source of stimulation, caused by the alternating reaction of sensory receptors on either side of the body.
/klɪnt/ noun 1. Kaara (kɑːrə). 1888–1954, Danish furniture designer; founder of the contemporary Scandinavian style